Subject: Re: PPS signals and all that jazz
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 03/27/1998 11:58:45
> >Showing some numbers for FreeBSD and saying that he's never gotten
> >close to them with any NetBSD system isn't particularly great
> >argument, but neither is showing no numbers whatsoever and asserting
> >that NetBSD's performance must be as good.
> Hang on a minute, there. I didnt say that.
Didn't say the former, or didn't say the latter?
The earlier text in your message seems to say something of the former
(though not quite _exactly_ what i said). You show numbers reported
by someone else, and indicate that in your tests, even doing _less_
(i.e. no driver processing) on a faster system, you can't get those
numbers under NetBSD. (The different is "with _any_" -- that was an
The latter is what Jason was implying, though he's later indicated
that he didn't mean to. 8-)